Using JavaScript^ JQuery^ and JSON in Django

  • flag Coursera
  • student Intermediate
  • database eLearning
  • earth English
  • clock 19h


In this final course^ we ll look at the JavaScript language and how it supports the Object-Oriented pattern^ with a focus on the unique aspects of JavaScript s approach to OO. We ll provide an introduction to the jQuery library^ which is widely used for in-browser manipulation of the Document Object Model (DOM) and event handling. You ll also learn about JavaScript Object Notation (JSON)^ which is commonly used as a syntax to exchange data between code running on the server (i.e.^ in Django) and code running in the browser (JavaScript/jQuery). You will continue to develop your classified ads application^ adding features that make use of JavaScript^ JQuery^ and JSON. This course assumes you have completed the first three courses in the specialization.

Covered topics:

  • Document Object Model (DOM)
  • Jquery
  • Many-to-many data modeling
  • Json
  • JavaScript